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Lewis Elmer Nichols, Museum director/administrator ( hum: mus.)museum director. Recipient Certified of Appreciation Wasco County, 1971, City of The Dalles, 1979; named Man of Year by civic orgns., 1983. Served to colonel United States Air Force, 1940.; Member Wasco County History Society, Original Wasco County Courthouse Corporation; Lodges:.

Background

Nichols, Lewis Elmer was born on April 30, 1909 in Oklahoma, United States. Son of William Wallace and Bertha Leuellan (McDonald) Nichols.

Education

1 child, Anne Marie Nichols Duyck. Surveyor, United States Engineers, Oregon, 1935-1939, United States Bureau Public Roads, 1933-1935. President Nichols Museum, The Dalles, Oregon,1966—.

Career

Surveyor United States Bureau Public Rds., 1933—1935, United States Engineers, Oregon, 1935—1939. Chairman Wasco County Dalles Museum Commission, 1960—1970. President Nichols Museum, The Dalles, Oregon, since 1966.

Board directors Wasco County Emergency Service, 1976—1979. Served to colonel United States Air Force, 1940.

Membership

Served to colonel United States Air Force, 1940. Member Wasco County History Society, Original Wasco County Courthouse Corporation.

Connections

Married Anne Marie Keller, December 29, 1940. 1 child, Anne Marie Nichols Duyck.

father:
William Wallace Nichols

mother:
Bertha Leuellan (McDonald) Nichols

spouse:
Anne Marie Keller

child:
Anne Marie Nichols Duyck Nichols